AUTHORS JOHN ELDER AND CLARE WALKER LESLIE TO HOLD JOINT READING AT STERLING COLLEGE
Renowned authors John Elder and Clare Walker Leslie will be holding a reading on Sterling College’s campus, as part of the “Writing in Place” summer writers’ workshop. The reading will be on Wednesday, June 11, at 7:00 p.m. in Houston House. This reading is free and open to the public.
John Elder is a teacher, writer, and author of many books, articles, and essays, including Reading the Mountains of Home, Frog Run, and Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa. His books often bring together memoir and environmental history in ways that open up new landscapes to readers. In a recent interview, Elder described his approach to writing as “concerned and optimistic.”
Clare Walker Leslie is a naturalist and artist, and has taught at Williams College, Harvard’s Landscape Design Program, College of the Atlantic, Antioch New England, and many Audubon Centers. She has written 11 books, the latest being The Nature Connection: An Outdoor Workbook for Kids, Families, and Classrooms.
For more information on the College and its summer programs, please visit www.sterlingcollege.edu.